Jake Paul

Enjoy some dispatches from the burbling center of hell, i.e. Jake Paul’s 74-video social media seminar

From a certain point of view, Jake and Logan Paul are the embodiment of everything wrong with the “internet generation.” They’re obsessed with their …

Offbeat News

Who has the greater net worth, Logan or Jake Paul?

Logan Paul’s suicide video saw him catapulted to global notoriety – but it also raised the profile of his younger brother Jake, for all the wrong …

Logan Paul

I Took Jake Paul’s 74-Video Educational Series And It’s Terrifying

The year is 2032. “President Paul, the nuclear codes are 4-2-0-6-9.”<p>I admit that I did not have a high opinion of Jake Paul when I paid $54 to watch his education video series on how to become a social media star. I found his brand of comedy childish and only appealing to the 11 year olds that make …

Technology

Fury as YouTube slashes advertising from thousands of channels

YouTube stands accused of cutting income for its vloggers after it dropped advertising from thousands of channels in an attempt to weed out "bad actors" on the website.<p>The video sharing website has changed its rules about which channels are allowed to have adverts for the second time in nine …

Advertising

Raising a Social-Media Star

The parents of teen internet celebrities get a crash course in a new kind of fame while trying to maintain boundaries for their newly rich and powerful children.<p>When then-14-year-old Jonas Bridges ran down the stairs of his Atlanta home shouting, “Dad, I’ve got 1,000 fans!” his father, Rob Bridges, …

Technology

Did Justin Bieber shade YouTube brothers Jake Paul and Logan Paul?

Social media sleuths believe Justin Bieber might have thrown a thinly-veiled barb toward Logan Paul and his brother Jake Paul.<p>In a video posted by …

Logan Paul

Vine’s closure led to YouTube’s most debated trend

One year later, everything has changed<p>One year ago today, Twitter shut down Vine forever, depriving us of happiness and leaving a class of fresh-faced influencers will millions of fans and nowhere to entertain them.<p>Almost ironically, there were a plethora of possible platforms for Vine’s stars to …

New Media

These Tweets About Jake Paul's Birthday Are A Lot Nicer Than Tweets About His Brother

Teeny-bopper pop culture icons, brothers Logan and Jake Paul, are living totally opposite lives right now. Logan, a (now formerly) popular YouTube …

Dating

YouTube's New Monetization Policy Could Impact New Artists

New standards could hurt new artists with small accounts.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>In the wake of various incidents, notably the one with Jake Paul, YouTube is trying …

New Media

YouTuber Jake Paul lands Shorty Awards nomination as his brother Logan Paul remains underground

He may be one controversial vlogger, but Jake Paul has landed a nomination in this year’s Shorty Awards.<p>The awards honour the best on social media …

Logan Paul

Logan Paul: YouTube star says he deserves a second chance after showing dead body in video

YouTube star Logan Paul believes he deserves a second chance two weeks after posting a video of a dead body on his channel.<p>The 22-year-old vlogger …

Logan Paul

Logan Paul: 'Everyone Deserves Second Chances, Bro' (Video)

YouTube star says he’s learned “everything, so many things” after posting controversial video<p>You won’t confuse his remarks with the Dalai Lama or …

Entertainment

Jake & Logan Paul: Why The Brothers Are Totally ‘Welcoming’ Of Justin Bieber’s Shade

Jake & Logan Paul aren’t offended by Justin Bieber’s vlogging diss — they’re loving it! A source close to the brothers EXCLUSIVELY told …

Logan Paul

Why is my kid obsessed with YouTube stars?

Now that YouTube has overtaken TV for teens — and is heading that way for younger kids — its stars have become celebrities to young fans. Most of us …

Homophobia

Japanese Cops Say Logan Paul Videos Broke the Law—and They’d Just Love to Nail Him

Video of a man who’d committed suicide was gruesome, and Paul’s subsequent clips show destruction of property and public indecency. All the evidence …

Logan Paul

Trevin's Seven

<b>Kindle Deal:</b> I read this book last year and highly recommend it. <i>Reconciliation Blues: A Black Evangelical’s Inside View of White Christianity</i> by …

Evangelical Christianity

PewDiePie is using Logan Paul’s drama to repair his own reputation

The embattled YouTuber has a new target<p>Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg may have helped hone and popularize the YouTube style of “screeching kid freaking out while playing video games,” but he’s now seen where the next generation of YouTubers has taken that trend.<p>On the strength of their complete lack …

Logan Paul

How Viral Comedy Stars Are Changing the Hip-Hop Landscape

A young creator going viral thanks to a goofy YouTube video is a regular occurrence in our meme-happy age. But recently, a number of these viral …

Music

taco’s quarter-life-crisis: “it’s time to think for myself”

Travis Bennett, perennial Odd Future team player, is officially off the bench. Now he's figuring out what his own future looks like.<p><i>This article was originally published by i-D AU/NZ.</i><p>At the risk of sounding like a 14-year-old hypebeast who cops every Off White “release” and shouts <i>Odd Future Wolf</i> …

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A week later, YouTube condemns a Logan Paul vlog of a suicide victim’s body, says it’s looking at ‘further consequences’

A week ago, Logan Paul uploaded a video to his 15 million subscribers titled “We found a dead body in the Japanese Suicide Forest . . .” The video’s thumbnail image — the still image that shows up on YouTube’s trending pages and search results as a preview for the video — showed a partially blurred …

Lifestyle

Logan Paul is exactly why vloggers are falling out of love with YouTube

opinion<p>No one likes change, but I can pretty much promise you that no one hates it more right now than YouTubers.<p>If you follow any vloggers on social …

Logan Paul

Why is Will Smith trying to be the next Jake Paul?

More and more mega-celebrities are turning to vlogging.<p>Will Smith has been successful in just about every medium you can think of: music, television, …

Culture

The pros and cons of President Oprah

On the one hand, when Oprah speaks, the crops flourish. Hearts grow three sizes, baby rabbits open their eyes, the crocuses emerge from the frozen earth, distant music can be heard on the soft wind and it is springtime at long last.<p>On the other hand, Oprah is a celebrity candidate with no executive …

Opinion

I paid $7 for Jake Paul to teach me how to be a social media influencer

Jake Paul gets criticism for posting controversial and obnoxious videos day after day. He gets criticism for his casual racism. And he gets criticism …

Headlines & Happenings: What Christians Talked About This Week

Welcome to Headlines & Happenings where I try to pick up some of the themes that were popular among Christians in the week that has just passed. This …

Evangelical Christianity

Logan Paul’s brother Jake draws more negative attention to YouTube creators

Thumbnail shows overtly sexual content<p>Jake Paul, Logan Paul’s younger and more prolific brother on YouTube, has found himself in trouble following a couple of controversial days.<p>It all started when Jake Paul, a 20-year-old influencer who boasts close to 13 million subscribers on YouTube, uploaded a …

Logan Paul

Hey, let's not forget that YouTube's other Paul brother is awful, too

One of the more distressing things about the rise of YouTube star Logan Paul—who recently brought international ire down on himself with a video …

Logan Paul

Britney Spears' Former Home Was the Most Expensive Sold in Celeb-Filled Calabasas During 2017

Britney Spears‘ former home in Calabasas, California, was the most expensive sold in the exclusive enclave in 2017, bringing in a cool $8.1 …

Real Estate

TMZ Live: Donald Trump: Major Support From Celeb After New Allegations

• Paris Hilton: Leaves Fiance On The Curb!<br>• Jake Paul: Drops N-Word Freestyle Rap<br>• 'Fixer Upper' Stars: Potential Pregnancy Problem<br>• Laura Govan Weighs In On …

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Logan Paul’s mom asks fans to share how he inspired or saved them

Despite the neverending YouTube controversies generated by Logan Paul and Jake Paul, their fans are still determined to support the brothers.<p>Logan’s …

Logan Paul